Classic Reviews in Tourism Edited by: Chris Cooper

Hardback - 280 pages
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09 Jan 2003
Channel View Publications
210 x 148

Key features

? Many papers in original book series have become classics and their authors have been asked to revisit and update them ? Extensive subject area literature reviews: economics, sociology, statistics, history, human resources and marketing ? Classic essays cover gender, alternative tourism, urban tourism, heritage tourism, environmental auditing


This book draws together some of the leading authors in tourism to provide state of the art reviews of research in fields of tourism. The book revisits classic reviews which first appeared over a decade ago in the Progress in Tourism, Recreation and Hospitality Management book series. The reviews will be of use to students, researchers and teachers of tourism.

Author Biography:

Chris Cooper is foundation professor of tourism management and head of the school of tourism and leisure management at The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia.  Before moving to Australia he worked at the University of Surrey and Bournemouth University in the UK.  Chris Cooper’s research interests include globalisation, tourism education and training, and resort development.  He has published a number of texts in tourism and is co-editor of Current Issues in Tourism.

Readership Level:

Postgraduate, Research / Professional

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